Santa Clarita hosts winners, finalists of 2019 Young Artists and Authors
The Old Town Newhall library is one of three Santa Clarita libraries affected by the new Code of Conduct. The other two libraries are located in Valencia and Canyon Country. Dan Watson/The Signal

Santa Clarita hosts winners, finalists of 2019 Young Artists and Authors

Santa Clarita announced it is hosting the winners and finalists of the 2019 Young Artists and Authors Showcase, which encourages youth to express themselves through art, literature and photography.  Along…

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A seat with the stars for the awards show
Britney Pollock attended the 2020 Grammys as a seat filler and was able to interact with stars like Lizzo and Ariana Grande. Britney Pollock.

A seat with the stars for the awards show

While Grammy night may seem full to the brim with stars and industry figures, not everyone in the crowd is famous. There are also more than a few seat-fillers.

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First Newhallywood Silent Film Festival in Newhall
Residents watch silent films in a historic building at Hart Park in Newhall Saturday afternoon as part of the William S. Hart Museum's Newhollywood Silent Film Festival Event. February 15, 2020. Bobby Block / The Signal.

First Newhallywood Silent Film Festival in Newhall

To shed light on the creative industry in Newhall, the Newhallywood Silent Film festival debuted this weekend by showcasing different silent films alongside a variety of workshops. The festival was…

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Valencia dog to participate in Hallmark rescue dog show
Brutus the catahoula leopard dog, is participating in the "American Rescue Dog Show" to compete for the Best in Snoring category. Bobby Block/ The Signal

Valencia dog to participate in Hallmark rescue dog show

Brutus, the catahoula leopard dog, is participating in the third annual “American Rescue Dog Show” that will be televised on the Hallmark channel Sunday and Monday, to compete for the…

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Making a ‘Major Impact’ on adults with disabilities
Bob Erio, board president at Major Impact Theater, dances while dressed as Cupid at the third annual Cupid’s Crush Dinner/Dance fundraiser at Bella Vida on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020. Emily Alvarenga/The Signal

Making a ‘Major Impact’ on adults with disabilities

Max Parrish has been acting for more than a decade, playing notable roles, like Mufasa in “Lion King,” Darth Vader in “Definitely Not Star Wars” and Sebastian in “Magical Waters,”…

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Child & Family Center to host annual Night of Expressions
The Child and Family Center are hosting their 3rd annual "Night of Expression" on Feb. 20. Courtesy.

Child & Family Center to host annual Night of Expressions

In recognition of Teen Dating Awareness Month, the Child and Family Center is hosting its free annual “A Night of Expressions” 6 p.m., Feb. 20 for teens to express what…

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Community makes valentines for ‘Hometown Heroes’
Julian Ybarra, a third grader attending Valencia Valley Elementary school, works on creating Valentine's Day Cards for active duty soldiers at a "Hearts for Heroes" event hosted by Prayer Angels for the Military at American Legion Post 504 Saturday morning. February 08, 2020. Bobby Block / The Signal.

Community makes valentines for ‘Hometown Heroes’

To appreciate the “Hometown Heroes” in Santa Clarita, Prayer Angels for the Military hosted their 16th annual Hearts for Heroes program Saturday afternoon, where children and their families made valentines…

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CalArts alum nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards
Animated films are one of the things the SCV has a well-known influence on, thanks to California Institute of the Arts, which has produced numerous winners. Netflix’s Santa Claus origin story “Klaus” was directed, written and produced by CalArts alum Sergio Pablos, was nominated for Best Animated Film. Courtesy Netflix.

CalArts alum nominated for Best Animated Feature at the Academy Awards

California Institute of the Arts alum Sergio Pablos could possibly take home an Oscar at the 2020 Academy Awards in the category of Best Animated Feature for his animated film…

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L.A. County hosts artwork competition to celebrate 19th Amendment
Los Angeles County are hosting an artwork competition to commemorate the 19th amendment, where winners can take home $4,000. Courtesy.

L.A. County hosts artwork competition to celebrate 19th Amendment

To commemorate the centennial celebration of the 19th amendment, the Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture is hosting an artwork competition, in which artists can submit their art…

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